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Six new cases emerge, two found in schools

Student, patient, and nurse among Cyprus' new coronavirus cases


Six new coronavirus cases emerged on Wednesday after 2,928 sample were checked for the virus, a Health Ministry announcement said.

Two of the new cases emerged from the program of 20,000 tests targeting schools, and involved a middle school student and a member of the local school authorities.

An additional two cases emerged from the round of tests at Microbiology Labs of the island’s General Hospitals, and involved a nurse and a patient at the Nicosia General Hospital.

The fifth new case involved a person who took the initiative to get tested, while the sixth case involved a patient who was tested prior to being admitted into hospital for treatment.

The new cases brought total known cases in the Republic of Cyprus to 958.

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